Charlie Ergen's satcaster EchoStar turned in underwhelming fourth quarter results Friday, sending shares of the company down 3% as investors fretted about the rising costs of acquiring subscribers in…
Antonio Banderas (HBO's "And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself"), Ossie Davis and Forest Whitaker (Showtime's "Deacons for Defense"), Blair Underwood (HBO's "Sex and the City") and Dave Chappelle…
Warners Bros.' "Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed" opened with an estimated $30.7 million, 43% less than the original family laffer's summer bow but better than pre-release projections.
In the week after Universal successfully released zombie redux "Dawn of the Dead" with a $27 million bow, U's specialty arm Focus Features announced that it was forming its own genre label, Rogue…
Kerry Packer's Hoyts Cinemas has been restructured with a new management team headed by Darin Walters.
The explosion of violence in the Serbian province of Kosovo last week claimed another victim -- the Serbian government has fired Aleksandar Crkvenjakov, director general of state television giant…
Every once in a while, a small film comes along with the right message at the right time. "Super Size Me," Morgan Spurlock's docu about health problems after overeating McDonald's food for 30 days…
In Manila, politics is entertainment and vice versa. Having impeached B movie star-turned Phillipine president Joseph "Erap" Estrada on gambling and embezzlement charges in 2001, the country heads to…
Kiwi pubcaster TVNZ has walked away from two high-profile initiatives -- format development and international distribution.
Disney investors are scouring TV ratings and box office receipts for clues to the future of the Walt Disney Co., where CEO Michael Eisner has a little more than a month and three pics to prove that…
With the young male demo still MIA, the broadcast nets will parade a number of testosterone-tinged pilots when strutting their stuff to Madison Ave. during the upfront ad buy market in May.